Hall of Fame Member

Dan O. Willsey

Elected:           March 10, 1998

Inducted:        September 26, 1998

Born:                July 23, 1937 in Yakima, Washington

1954-1958       U.S. Navy Electricians Mate 2nd Class Honorable Discharge
1958-1965       Clark Supply, Inc., San Diego, California – started as a delivery truck driver, left as Vice President.  Engineering Reprographics supply firm.
1965-1967        Frederick Post Co., Seattle, Washington, Regional Sales
1967-1968        Assistant Engineer on Reefer Queen, 500 ton tuna seiner
1968                  Clark Supply Co., division of Waxie Enterprises – manager
1968-1973        Web Service Co., Professional laundry system sales
1967-1973        Part time night driver for Fletcher Hills Towing
1973                  Present owner Fletcher Hills Towing, President Willsey Enterprises, Inc.
1974                  Joined California Tow Truck Association
1976-1977        President San Diego Chapter CTTA
1981-1983        President CTTA
1981                  Member of the year CTTA
1987-1995       Cabinet Member TRAA
1987-1988       Costa Representative
1990-1991       4th Vice President
1991-1992       2nd Vice President
1995-1996       4th Vice President
1988-1996       Board Member Mother Goose Parade, El Cajon, California
1992                  President of the parade
1997                  President Los Senderos Horse Riding Club (San Diego’s oldest)
1995                  Present, El Cajon Mounted Police Officer, reserve.

1960                  Married Merideth A. Willsey,
now Vice President of Willsey Enterprises, Inc.

Children:         Wes J. Willsey – lives in Denver, Colorado
Vaunete R. Allen – lives in La Mesa, California
Van M. Willsey – lives in El Cajon, California – General Manager Fletcher
Hill Towing
5 Grandchildren: Elizabeth, Katie, Abbey, Allen & Jenifer

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